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Kirsten Gillibrand's Public Statements on Issue: Environment

Full Name: Kirsten E. Gillibrand
Office: U.S. Senate (NY) - Jr, Democratic
First Appointed: 01/23/2009
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2018
Gender: Female
Family: Husband: Jonathan; 2 Children: Theodore, Henry
Birth Date: 12/09/1966
Birth Place: Albany, NY
Home City: Brunswick, NY
Date Title
June 4, 2010 Letter To The Honorable Lisa P. Jackson, Administrator, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
May 24, 2010 Letter To Senator Barbara Boxer, Chairman, And Senator James Inhofe, Senate Committee On Environment & Public Works
May 17, 2010 Letter To Senator Daniel Inouye, Chairman, Senate Appropriations Committee, Senator Thad Cochran, Ranking Member, Senator Robert Byrd, Chairman, Senate Homeland Security Subcommittee, And Senator George Voinovich, Ranking Member
May 17, 2010 Senators Call for Justice Deptartment to Open Civil and Criminal Investigations into BP Oil Spill
May 6, 2010 Gillibrand: No Taxpayer-Funded Bailouts For Big Oil Companies
April 6, 2010 Letter To Senator John Kerry, Senator Lindsey Graham, And Senator Joseph Lieberman
April 6, 2010 Local South Bronx Non-Profit To Receive Prestigious EPA Award
March 19, 2010 Standing At Great Neck's Wastewater Treatment Facility, Gillibrand Calls For New Federal Commitment For Water Infrastructure Projects
March 17, 2010 Gillibrand, Lieberman, Dodd, & Schumer Introduce Legislation To Protect Long Island Sound
March 17, 2010 Gillibrand Introduces Legislation To Take Step Toward Creating Hudson River Valley National Park
Feb. 22, 2010 Ahead Of Senate Hearing On Asian Carp, Gillibrand Pushes Legislation To Require Feds Temporarily Close Locks To Prevent Asian Carp From Invading NYS Waterways
Feb. 19, 2010 Gillibrand Pushes Bipartisan Legislation To Cut Mercury Emissions 90 Percent From Coal-Fired Power Plants, Limit Other Emissions
Jan. 28, 2010 Gillibrand Statement Following EPA Order To Tonawanda Coke To Clean Up
Jan. 21, 2010 Increasing The Statutory Limit On The Public Debt
Jan. 21, 2010 Senator Gillibrand Blasts Murkowski Amendment As "An Assault On The Clean Air Act"
Jan. 12, 2010 Letter to Members of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee
Jan. 5, 2010 Gillibrand Praises Cuomo For Joining Effort To Stop Spread Of Asian Carp
Dec. 18, 2009 Letter to Assistant Secretary of the Army for Civil Works Jo-Ellen Darcy, Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Lisa Jackson, U.S. Coast Guard Commandant Admiral Thad W. Allen and Fish & Wildlife Service Director Sam D. Hamilton
Dec. 11, 2009 Gillibrand Urges Feds To Temporarily Close Chicago Locks To Ensure Asian Carp Do Not Invade NYS Waterways
Dec. 10, 2009 Klobuchar, Gillibrand Announce Bipartisan Legislation to Promote Recycling of Electronic Waste Clears Committee
Nov. 30, 2009 Letter To President Barack Obama
Oct. 27, 2009 Hearing Of The Senate Committee On Environment And Public Works - "Legislative Hearing On S. 1733, Clean Energy Jobs And American Power Act."
Oct. 13, 2009 Letter to The Honorable Dianne Feinstein, Chairman, Subcommittee on the Interior, Environment, and Related Agencies, Appropriations and The Honorable Lamar Alexander, Ranking Member
Oct. 6, 2009 Letter To James W. Balsieger, Ph.D., Acting-Assistant Administrator For Fisheries At The NMFS
Sept. 30, 2009 Gillibrand-Nadler "Green Taxis" Legislation Would Allow All Hybrid Taxi Fleet In New York City, Other Major Cities
Sept. 28, 2009 Senator Gillibrand Fighting for New York's Fair Share of Forest Research Dollars -- Receives Commitment From Chairman To Address the Issue
Sept. 24, 2009 Department Of The Interior, Environment, And Related Agencies Appropriations Act, 2010
July 9, 2009 Klobuchar, Gillibrand Introduce Bipartisan Legislation To Promote Recycling Of Electronic Waste
July 1, 2009 Schumer, Gillibrand Urge Full Funding Of Fuel Cell Research and Development
June 8, 2009 Higgins, Gillibrand, Slaughter, Massa & Lee Call for Federal Board to Meet with Former Bethlehem Steel Workers
April 29, 2009 New Study: Widely Used Baby Products Contain Carcinogens
April 22, 2009 On Earth Day, Senator Gillibrand Announces Legislation To Save Environmental Education
April 20, 2009 With Schools Forced To Eliminate Environmental Education Programs Due To Budget Cuts, Senator Gillibrand Joins Robert F. Kennedy, Jr. and Local Students to Call For Federal Investment in Environmental Education
March 19, 2009 Senator Gillibrand Encourages Energy Secretary to Visit Rochester for Environmental Symposium
June 15, 2008 Gillibrand Calls for Expanded Domestic Energy Production
July 23, 2007 Congresswoman Kirsten Gillibrand GOAL Listing JULY 23, 2007
March 9, 2007 Gillibrand Votes for More NY Water Funds
Jan. 1, 2012 Issue Position: Combating Global Climate Change
Jan. 1, 2011 Issue Position: Renewable Energy
Issue Position: Combating Global Climate Change
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